Whether you’re on a plant-based diet or just looking for alternative sources of (delicious!) protein, hemp is your answer. Brendan Brazier, professional Ironman triathlete, bestselling author, and formulator of the award-winning plant-based Vega nutritional products, writes in The Thrive Diet...
Recently popularized by Dr. Oz as a solution to dealing with stubborn belly fat, GLA (gamma-linolenic acid) is an omega-6 fatty acid that is found mostly in plant-based oils such as Bo’s Own Pure Cold Pressed Hemp Seed Oil.
Shelled hemp seeds (also known by the brand name Hemp HeartsTM
) are really one of nature's perfect foods. Their balance of proteins, essential fats, vitamins, and enzymes encourage and support optimal health and wellness.
The benefits of hemp are boundless. This wonderfood balances your hormones, nourishes your skin and hair, calms post-workout inflammation, and relaxes your muscles. Once a mainstay crop in the United States with the Declaration of Independence drafted on hemp, and early American flags were made of this durable, plant-based fabric.